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  • Minneapolis, MN
  • Securitas

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Armed Security Officer Flexible

Securitas USA • Minneapolis, MN

Posted 15 days ago

Job Snapshot

Full-Time
$0.00 - $15.00 /Hour
Employment - Recruiting - Staffing, Hospitality, Law Enforcement
Admin - Clerical, Customer Service, Facilities
1

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Job Description

Armed Security Officer - Flexible - Apply Now!

Are you tired of working at the same place every day? Day in… Day out… same routine? Come work as a Flex Officer with Securitas and enjoy a different atmosphere all together. Flex Officers have the best of both worlds; they enjoy the ability to work with different people and different surroundings all the time! Ideal candidates would have reliable transportation and communication. These individuals would be dedicated to their job and ready to WORK! Flex Officers are highly utilized individuals and are highly sought after due to their flexibility in scheduling!

Flex Officer Program Details:

The Flex Officer program intends to showcase Securitas USA's finest security officers and attempts to promote Security Officer Development and training. Ideally, Flex Officers will gain a broad and specialized knowledge of various high profile posts. Flex Officers will be evaluated for leadership and further growth potential. Strong and reliable performance as a Flex Officer will earn the Security Officer consideration for assignment to supervisory or other leadership posts. Ideally, Flex Officers will develop career paths to further growth within the Company.

Securitas Security Services provides a wide range of services to include Industrial Site locations, high rise corporate locations and transit accounts. These locations require skills such as:

  • Logistics
  • Patrol foot/mobile
  • Access control
  • Gate Access
  • Report Writing/Incident reports
  • Working outside in inclement weather

Flex Officer Program Objectives:

  • Staff new accounts until permanent Security Officers can be hired.
  • Provide security for short-term special events.
  • Fill in for officers while on vacation/sick/no call-no show.

Typical Flex Officer Activities:

  • Support staffing requirements at accounts during shortages due to vacations, call-offs, no shows, suspensions, holidays, etc.
  • Assist in start-ups at new accounts to include: working the site, writing post orders and training checklists and training newly assigned permanent Security Officers.
  • Work special security assignments as required.
  • Expect to work on weekends and holidays with limited notice, and work during "high need" periods.

Requirements:

  • Provide to the office a reliable phone number where the officer can be reached (i.e. cellular)
  • Be able to obtain reliable transportation.
  • Be willing to work the 3 different shifts (i.e.,day/swing/grave, etc) and sometimes 6 days per week.
  • Have a clean driving record and valid driver's license.
  • With or without reasonable accommodation, the physical and mental requirements of this job may include the following: seeing, hearing, speaking, and writing clearly. Occasional reaching with hands and arms, stooping, kneeling, crouching and crawling. Frequent sitting, standing and walking, which may be required for long periods of time, and may involve climbing stairs and walking up inclines and on uneven terrain. Additional physical requirements may include, frequent lifting and/or moving up to 10 pounds and occasional lifting and/or moving up to 25 pounds.
  • Must be able to meet and continue to meet any applicable state, county and municipal licensing requirements for Security Officers.
  • Pervious experience in dispatch or busy call center desired, not required.

We have positions available in the Minneapolis Metro area with starting wages starting at $15.00 hr (vary by site and location)

What can we offer you? Securitas has competitive benefits and can offer you a job opportunity like no other. Build your resume with us, and help protect your community while doing it!

*Securitas has the industries best benefits including the following and so many more!

Benefits:

  • medical
  • dental
  • 401k
  • paid vacation time
  • Extensive training programs
  • Dedicated Region and Area Management staff to support you!
  • Career growth opportunities!
  • Company Paid Uniforms!!!!

Everyday Job Functions:

  • Maintains all equipment
  • Follows post orders
  • Access control
  • Patrols premises
  • Reports suspicious activity
  • Responds in emergency situations
  • Preserves order

Job Requirements:

  • The ability to utilize a tablet, computer or smartphone.
  • Valid Driver's- not required for all sites
  • Must be willing to participate in the Company's pre-employment screening process, including drug screen and background investigation.
  • With or without reasonable accommodation, the physical and mental requirements of this job may include the following: seeing, hearing, speaking, and writing clearly. Occasional reaching with hands and arms, stooping, kneeling, crouching and crawling. Frequent sitting, standing and walking, which may be required for long periods of time, and may involve climbing stairs and walking up inclines and on uneven terrain. Additional physical requirements may include, frequent lifting and/or moving up to 10 pounds and occasional lifting and/or moving up to 25 pounds.
  • Must be able to meet and continue to meet any applicable state, county and municipal licensing and permit requirements for Security Officers and armed security work and specific protective device and weapons qualifications.
  • Works in environments and under conditions that require carrying authorized weapons and ammunition, the use of protective gear and devices, and awareness of personal safety and safety of others.
  • Required to utilize rapid and effective judgment in responding to unusual or emergency situations using appropriate escalation of force level.
  • Experience in physical security, military service, law enforcement or a related field, sufficient to meet the minimum requirements for state and local licensing and/or site standards as established by the company.

Minimum Hiring Standards:

  • Must be at least 18 years of age.
  • Must have a reliable means of communication (i.e., pager or phone).
  • Must have a reliable means of transportation (public or private).
  • Must have the legal right to work in the United States.
  • Must have the ability to speak, read, and write English.
  • Must have a High School Diploma or GED. If not, must be willing to complete the GED program within six months.

EOE/M/F/Disability/Veteran

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Job Requirements

Customer Service, Flexible Schedule, Computer Skills, Armed
Job ID: ARMED92034
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